Fall School

Welcome to
hester Elementary School

October 7th:         2 Hour Early Release - No PK PM Class
October 13th:       No School - Columbus Day
October 14th:       No School - Professional Development
October 17th:    2nd Grade School Assembly 


Click on the link below to view the Massachusetts Elementary School Report Card Overview for the year 2013.

Chester Elementary School Report Card

Gateway Report Card 2013

Chester Elementary School is looking for school council members for the 2013-2014 school year, please contact Megan Coburn at

mcoburn@grsd.org if you are interested.

Click the link below to access our catalogs from wherever you are.  Kids can now look for books with their parents and decide what they might want to get next on library day.


Explore books available in our elementary school libraries that meet reading expectations named by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education in the English Language Arts framework:

  • PK-2nd -  Reading List A - books reflecting our common cultural heritage
  • PK-2nd -  Reading List B - American and world literature
  • 3rd-4th -  Reading List A - books reflecting our common cultural heritage
  • 3rd -4th - Reading List B - American and world literature
  • New to the district?

    If you are moving into  
    , Chester or Middlefield and your child is entering kindergarten - Grade 4 they will be attending Chester Elementary School. 

    Please click on the link below, print out the enrollment form, complete it and then call 413-685-1360 to make an appointment to finish the registration process. We look forward to you joining our school.

    Vision Statement

    The vision of the Chester Elementary School staff is to create a learning environment that fosters respect, encourages curiosity and creates a desire in each child to attain his/her potential and become a confident life-long learner.

    325 Middlefield Road

    Chester MA 01011

    Phone: 413-685-1360

    Fax: 413-354-9618

      October 2014  
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    Upcoming Events
       CES DInner Dance
       Oct 24 2014 at 05:30 PM
       Bingo for Books
       Oct 29 2014 at 06:00 PM
       Heating Oil Deadline
       Oct 31 2014
       Chester PTO
       Nov 03 2014 at 06:00 PM
       SPED PAC meeting
       Nov 04 2014 at 06:30 PM